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The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked 

Jason Bancroft
Updated January 15, 2020 10.4k votes 1.7k voters 9.7k views 33 items

List Rules Only 2019 releases that grossed over $50 million worldwide.

There are successful movies, and there are the highest grossing movies of 2019. Featuring superhero movies, anticipated sequels, and even original movies, this list of 2019 blockbusters includes all new movies that have worldwide box office grosses over $50 million. While some movies listed here might be considered box office bombs when considering their budgets, they have all made millions regardless of critical reception. 

Grossing over $1 billion worldwide, Marvel's Captain Marvel became the seventh highest-grossing MCU movie. Other top grossing movies of 2019 include Jordan Peele's Us, How to Train Your Dragon's final installment The Hidden World, DCs's Shazam!, and Disney's Dumbo. In Asia, Extreme Job became the highest-grossing comedy in Korea with $120 million, while Chinese sci-fi film The Wandering Earth became the country's second highest-grossing with $700 million.

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Alita: Battle Angel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $404.8 million

Opening weekend (US): $28.5 million

Budget: $170 million

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John Wick: Chapter 3 - P... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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Joker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $1.050 billion

Opening weekend (US): $96 million

Budget: $55 million

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Spider-Man: Far From Hom... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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Avengers: Endgame is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $2.793 billion

Opening weekend (US): $357 million

Budget: $356 million

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Toy Story 4 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $1.001 billion

Opening weekend: $121 million

Budget: $200 million

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It: Chapter Two is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
It: Chapter Two

Worldwide gross: $418.7 million

Opening weekend (US): $91 million

Budget: $60-79 million

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The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
The Lion King

Worldwide gross: $1.34 billion

Opening weekend: $191 million

Budget: $260 million

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Star Wars: Episode IX - ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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Detective Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
Detective Pikachu

Worldwide gross: $432 million

Opening weekend (US): $54 million

Budget: $150 million

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Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $1.05 billion

Opening weekend (US): $91.5 million

Budget: $183 million

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Hustlers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $95.4 million

Opening weekend (US): $33 million

Budget: $20.7 million

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Shazam! is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $364.5 million

Opening weekend (US): $53.5 million

Budget: $80-100 million

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Rocketman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $184.6 million

Opening weekend: $25 million

Budget: $40 million

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How to Train Your Dragon... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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Dumbo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $351.8 million

Opening weekend (US): $46 million

Budget: $170 million

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Us is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $245.7 million

Opening weekend (US): $71.1 million

Budget: $20 million

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Captain Marvel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
Captain Marvel

Worldwide gross: $1.128 billion

Opening weekend (US) : $153.4 million

Budget: $152-175 million

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The Lego Movie 2: The Se... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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Glass is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
Glass

Worldwide gross: $247 million

Opening weekend (US): $40.5 million

Budget: $20 million

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Escape Room is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $155.2 million

Opening weekend (US): $18.2 million

Budget: $9 million

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A Dog's Way Home is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $80.3 million

Opening weekend (US): $11.3 million

Budget: $18 million

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Cold Pursuit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $73 million

Opening weekend (US): $11 million

Budget: $60 million

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Pet Sematary is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $112.4 million

Opening weekend (US): $25 million

Budget: $21 million

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The Wandering Earth is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Worldwide gross: $700 million

Opening weekend (CN): $180 million

Budget: $50 million